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EKF’s risk assessment when exporting to Democratic Republic of the Congo


EKF's cover policy towards Democratic Republic of the Congo

Cover is suspended As a rule, no new guarantees are issued for business transactions with this country. Contact EKF for further information.

Political risk assessment - export

Credit periodCountry risk classification (0-7)Terms of cover
Up to 1 year7
Buyers with special merits only
1-5 years7
Sustainable lending
Buyers with special merits only
More than 5 years7
Sustainable lending
Buyers with special merits only
Special guaranteesContact EKF 

Political risk assessment - investments

Type of guaranteeCountry risk classification (0-5)Terms of cover
Guarantee for equity investmentsContact EKF 

Business climate

Challenging business climate The commercial framework conditions in the country are challenging or poor. There may be extensive problems with several aspects of the business climate and it may be difficult to conduct business in the country.

Further information about Democratic Republic of the Congo

POPULATION AREA GDP PER CAPITA
77,433,744 2,344,858 km2437 US$

General assumptions for EKF's risk assessments
This information constitutes EKF’s guideline country cover policy at publishing date. The policy is not binding for EKF regarding specific applications for export credit guarantees. Before any commitment is made based on the country cover policy, we recommend contacting EKF for further advice.

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Yasir Al-Gailany

For more information on the country

Contact EKF’s country and bank analyst:
Yasir Al-Gailany
+45 35 46 27 30
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